Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from August, 2015
"Like many ex-Soviet cities, Dushanbe has a driving culture straight out of a Fast and Furious movie. Potholed roads encourage swerving at speed."
"There are no clean people on this old stage."
"Will Erdoğan end up destroying the key component of the Turkish soft power in Central Asia?"
A bad rapper, a toddler conductor, a horse-loving President, football's most violent team and a man whose name is not Jimmy.
Timur Bekbosunov is a glam-rock opera singer from Kazakhstan, but he got his start in the US state of Kansas.